Koji Suzuki trunk show in Manila on May 12 and 13. IMAGE/ thearmoury.tumblr.com Japanese shoe designer and maker, Koji Suzuki will return to Manila for a trunk show on May 12 and 13, at Shangri-La at the Fort, BGC in Taguig. According to Kelley See, in an interview with Manila Standard, famed designer Koji Suzuki is originally based in Japan when he went to Florence and train with Roberto Ugolini, a bespoke shoemaker, and started making shoes in 2001 in Kobe. He also said that Suzuki-san has his own techniques to make a very comfortable shoes — and can either choose the leather, design, and even the heel, if you want […]
The Japan Foundation Asia Center and the Vargas Museum are pleased to announce "Almost There," an exhibition at the University of the Philippines’ Jorge B. Vargas Museum and Filipiniana Research Center, co-curated by Patrick D. Flores (Vargas Museum) and Kyongfa Che (Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo).
Tagaytay Art Beat is BACK with more stellar performances from this country’s emerging bands and renowned ones as well on February 4, 2017 at Museo Orlina. Image from DocDef Productions DocDef Productions and Museo Orlina are teaming up once again for a night full of arts and music, away from the bustling and busy Metro. The four-storey Museo Orlina boasts animpeccable display of glass sculptures and an overlooking of the Taal Volcano. This will be a great venue for young and aspiring artist to display their exhibits, and at the same time, having a great time listening to live music. List of performers: Autotelic Banna Harbera Conscious & The Goodness crwn Dante […]
This November 26 (Saturday), experience Escolta in a new light by joining the Escolta Block Party happening at the Escolta Street, Manila City. Image grabbed from Escolta Block Party The Escolta Block Party! is an event especially made for the artsy, crafty, indie and local-loving community. More especially, this event aims to commemorate the history and heritage of the area by participating in the various pocket events spread throughout the day. Highlights for the day include: • Saturday x Future Market @ESCOLTA – a street bazaar organized by 98B COLLABoratory (11am to 11pm) • Pop Up at The Ruins – exhibition (11am to 5pm) • The Tale of the Cursed […]
This November 12-13, join the first and biggest vegan event in the the country, VegFest Pilipinas, at Eastwood Central Plaza on November 12-13. Activities include: GUPRU FUN RUN – an early morning run with the family VEG EXPO – A showcase of locally-made vegan products and services. VEG WORKSHOPS – Demos of easy-to-prepare vegan meals, featuring top local vegan chefs. VEG TALKS – Talks on compassionate living by notable figures. Together, with VegFest Pilipinas, let’s spread awareness, and empower the people to protect the environment with a plant-based, and vegan lifestyle. Online registration is now closed but you may still join in the fun and register at the site […]
Artery Art Space is pleased to present an exhibit by Kanade Yagi with the support of The Asia Center Japan Foundation, featuring an installation of artistic research comprised of photographs, drawings, texts, and sculptural objects, that were inspired by the Filipino National Artist Guillermo Tolentino whose art touches upon deep spiritual truths and transcendental cosmic beliefs as pathways to identity.
See the dynamic nature of design through past, present, and future as the Philippine School of Interior Design (PSID) Advanced Class of 2016 holds their graduation exhibit entitled “Evolution” from September 29, 2016 (Thursday) to October 31, 2016 (Monday) at the Square Building, Greenfield District, Shaw Boulevard, Mandaluyong City.
If you’re thinking of a total refurbishment or just adding some personal touch in your own space, Artifact PH, a pop up for the modern home, got everything stylishly crafted for your modern abode! This July 8-10, 2016, visit the second installment of Artifact Ph happening in Alabang Town Center for divine home schemes and ornamentations! As they describe the event, Artifact Ph is everything upcycled, repurposed, refurbished, made-to-order, and unique with a mix of tradition, modern, and mid-century designs without breaking the budget. They offer handmade furniture, home ware and decorations, and adornments that are proudly made by Filipinos for the modern-day Filipino home! On their […]
Leave a book, get a book or borrow a book, but don’t forget to return it. The Book Stop Project is a project of WTA Design studios since they wanted to launch a non-profit initiative to promote reading by open public libraries in malls and commercial areas. (Photo courtesy of The Book Stop Project) Recently, they have placed one at Ayala Triangle, Makati in time for Dio De Libro or International Book Day and the people have been going crazy, exchanging, borrowing a few, returning a few books and then borrowing some more. Head on to Ayala Triangle and read away. It will run until May 7th and […]